22 Oct

1366 Technologies Raises $15 Million


Massachusetts-based silicon wafer maker 1366 Technologies announced on October 15 that the company raised $15 …

18 Apr

Ion Implantation: The Next Solar Patent War?

Green Patent Blog

As noted in a previous post, solar patent litigation has begun to move upstream to …

15 Mar

New Wafer Production System to Cut Cost of Solar Modules


There is an urgent need to cut down the cost of generating power using solar …

03 Feb

LED Wafer Innovation Could Take Lighting to Next Level

Phoenix Green Business Examiner

The US Department of Energy (DOE) recently released a report that forecasts the energy-savings prospectus …

17 Nov

Suntech Acquires 375 MW Of Wafer Manufacturing Capacity $STP

Solar Industry

Suntech Power Holdings Co. Ltd. says it is in the process of acquiring 375 MW …

13 Sep

Comtec Solar signs wafer supply contracts

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

HONG KONG: Monocrystalline wafer manufacturer, Comtec Solar Systems hassigned new wafer supply framework agreements with …

23 Aug

ReneSola announces long-term wafer supply agreements totalling 836 MW

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

ReneSola Ltd, a leading global manufacturer of solar wafers and provider of solar module OEM …

20 Jul

TSMC Starts Construction on New Eco-friendly Wafer Plant


Taiwanese chip maker TSMC has recentlystarted up on its newest project, a green one that …

15 Jun

Wafer Sawing Never Looked So Good

Cleantech, Applied

Applied’s wafering equipment was featured onthe latest front cover (and inside feature spread) of Photon …

26 May

CoreFlow’s wafer singulation system for crystalline PV industry ready for shipping

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

CoreFlow Ltd., a leading provider of flotation solutions for precisionmanufacturing environments, announced today that its …

17 Mar

Intermolecular Testing the PV Wafer Limits

Greentech Media

Here’s a (likely apocryphal) tale told in thethin-film solar manufacturing world: An unnamed CIGS solar …

01 Mar

Evolution Solar Signs Wafer Supply Agreement

Solar Industry

Evolution Solar Corp. has executed an exclusive contract to supply 1 million wafers per month …